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									HOW TO DONATE
Checks should always be made payable to: WISCONSIN LIONS FOUNDATION, INC. In the memo
portion of the check, please indicate what the Donation is for.

ANNUAL DONATIONS: For Lions, Lioness, and Leo Clubs. Money is used for the operation of Lions Camp and
other Foundation Projects. Annual Donations allow kids to attend Lions Camp. Money is used to operate the Foundation
without restriction.
                        After your Club has made its Annual Donation,
                    You may wish to consider one or more of the following:
WISH LIST: This is a list, published monthly, of items needed at Camp and the Foundation. Clubs, businesses, and
individuals can select items they wish to help purchase. Money is used to purchase selected items only.

BIRCH-STURM FELLOWSHIPS: A Birch-Sturm Fellowship is the highest form of recognition from the
Foundation. It is used to honor someone, living or deceased. Fellowships can be purchased for $1,000. Additional
increments can be added through $5,000. Money is deposited in the Endowment Fund, and only the interest is used.

MEMORIALS: In remembrance of, or to honor someone or an event. Money goes to the Endowment Fund. Only the
earned interest can be used for the operation of the Foundation Programs.

FRIENDS OF THE FOUNDATION: For non-Lions who wish to support the operation of the Foundation and its
programs. Money is used without restriction.

WALL OF HONOR: Open to anyone, including Lions, Lioness, or Leo Clubs, individuals, businesses, and other
foundations, wishing to be remembered forever and help with the ongoing building projects at Lions Camp. For a
donation of just $500, donor’s name is placed on the Wall of Honor located in the Foundation Headquarters. Money is
used strictly for Building Projects at Lions Camp.

FRIENDS AND HONORS GARDEN: To honor an individual, club, or business. Half or Full Diamonds are
purchased for $2,500, $5,000, respectively, or more, with the name permanently inscribed on the Recognition Wall of the
Garden. Donor specifies how money is used.

SUSTAINING MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM: For individuals who wish to show their support to the Wisconsin
Lions Foundation. There are three different levels: “Bronze Sustaining Member” - starts at only $50.00; “Silver” – is for
$100.00; the third level is “Gold” - achieved by being a Silver Member for five (5) consecutive years or a one time
donation of $500.00. Call the Office or visit with your Director to learn the additional benefits of becoming a sustaining
member. Money is used without restriction.

Youth Exchange                                  WLF Hearing Program                      Lions Quest
Children's Vision Screening                     Community Diabetes Education             Eyeglass Recycling
Candy for Camp

                Always feel free to call your WLF Directors or the Foundation Office toll-free at
                                 1-877-463-6953 (INFO-WLF) with questions!

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